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kāma-hetu,

2ind. [Buddh. sa. kāmahetoḥ, cf. SWTF, q.v.], on account of sensual pleasures (in syn.-formula with kāma­nidānaṁ, q.v); — gramm. lit.: ~un ti vā bhāva­na­puṁsaka­niddeso, Ps-pṭ II 42,14 ad ~ ti kāmapaccayā, Ps II 57,24, qu. Nidd-a II 131,32; — exeg.: kāma­mūlakaṁ, Spk I 139,20; paccayaṭṭhena kāmā assa hetu, Ps II 57,2 qu. Nidd-a II 131,13; — mayaṁ ~ kāmanidānaṁ dukkhā … vedanā vediyāma, M I 305,33; taṁ adassaṁ ~ū vitunnaṁ, Ja III 380,20* (ct. phalahetu); kiṁ ~ pari­bhāsase maṁ, V 486,12*.